USDA Buries Sweeping Plan Prio...

Aug 30, 2019 by

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) prevented the release of a plan for how the agency can effectively respond to the impacts of climate change, such as by reducing greenhouse gas emissions through practices like increasing carbon storage in crops and soils.

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Appeals Court Rules Against Co...

Aug 22, 2019 by

Western coal states want an export terminal on the Columbia River. Washington state has concerns about the company and its environmental and climate impact.

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Here’s how we solve the planet...

Aug 21, 2019 by

Earlier this month, the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a dire report highlighting the enormous environmental impact of agriculture. But the report also pointed to a clear way for us to feed more mouths without causing more planetary destruction: We can stop wasting food.

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Cooling Season

Aug 13, 2019 by

New York City has set out to protect people — and the planet — from the deadliest disaster: heat.

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Berkeley bans: straws, plastic...

Jul 18, 2019 by

Environmentalists have cheered “valve turners” who illegally cut off oil and gas flows through pipelines. Now their political allies are turning off valves on gas pipelines that connect to buildings in their own towns.

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100 times more pollution than ...

Jun 21, 2019 by

The numbers are stunning: Methane pollution from ammonia fertilizer plants is 100 times higher than what the industry reports, and substantially above what the Environmental Protection Agency estimates for all industrial processes in the United States.

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Environmental Impact Of Plasti...

Jun 3, 2019 by

The Center for International Environmental Law has issued a new report that should send a shudder down your spine. It says demand for plastics is accelerating, especially in developing nations.

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I studied factory farms for ye...

May 3, 2019 by

I lectured about the public health dangers of industrial farming. But what I saw went beyond my fears.

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Purity vs. Pragmatism, Environ...

Apr 11, 2019 by

A surprising, important difference between the Green New Deal and Medicare for all.

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A California coalition is tack...

Feb 15, 2019 by

Decarbonizing buildings: it’s tedious, but oh so necessary.

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Bolsonaro Wants to Plunder the...

Jan 30, 2019 by

The Brazilian president’s pro-business agenda will be a test of American companies’ commitment to the environment.

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Gavin Newsom talks tough (with...

Jan 21, 2019 by

California’s new governor started his term with gusto this month, presenting a set of policy proposals that should improve the state’s chances of hitting its ambitious climate targets

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Doctors call on the health sec...

Jan 18, 2019 by

Climate change could take a greater toll on global health than previously estimated.

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Warming oceans likely to raise...

Jan 10, 2019 by

Seawater temperature is rising faster than predicted, which is likely to worsen extreme weather events around the world

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China demands developed countr...

Dec 14, 2018 by

Key sticking point at UN negotiations is how countries should account for their greenhouse gas emissions

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Spain Is Switching to 100 Perc...

Nov 16, 2018 by

“A wake-up call to the rest of the world.”

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Leaders move past Trump to pro...

Oct 26, 2018 by

Far more must be invested in adapting to warming, says new global commission that aims to rebuild political will after US withdrawal from Paris agreement

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Business case for climate acti...

Oct 11, 2018 by

A new global report from scientists amounts to an urgent call for the world to act…

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An Insurance Executive Explain...

Sep 13, 2018 by

Cutting greenhouse gas emissions is critical…

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Trump Power Plant Plan Will Si...

Aug 22, 2018 by

[Translate] Pxhere The Trump administration is expected on Tuesday to propose a major rollback of the Clean Power Plan, President...

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‘We’re doomed̵...

Aug 12, 2018 by

[Translate] Patrick Barkham    theguardian.com The 86-year-old social scientist says accepting the impending end of most life on...

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Earth’s resources consum...

Jul 23, 2018 by

[Translate] Study says the date by which we consume a year’s worth of resources is arriving faster Jonathan Watts   THEGUARDIAN.COM...

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‘We’re doomed̵...

Apr 26, 2018 by

[Translate] By Patrick Barkham  THEGUARDIAN.COM The 86-year-old social scientist says accepting the impending end of most life on...

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EXXON, STEPHEN HAWKING, GREENS...

Jun 23, 2017 by

[Translate] Nearly everyone other than science-denying Republican Party leaders understands the importance of a carbon pollution tax...

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WORRIED WORLD URGES TRUMP NOT ...

May 7, 2017 by

[Translate] THE GUARDIAN Officials around the world warn president not to reverse climate efforts Trump has already begun to peel...

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HOW EATING MORE VEGETABLES AND...

Mar 21, 2017 by

[Translate]   By Tim Radford / Climate News Network LollyKnit / CC BY-NC 2.0 Scientists have worked out how to combat climate change...

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HOW DO WE FEED A GROWING WORLD...

Dec 12, 2016 by

[Translate] Less meat, higher yields, open minds, and the right incentives are among the realistic solutions experts see. A boy...

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HOW THE ACTIVE MANY CAN OVERCO...

Nov 30, 2016 by

[Translate] Nonviolent direct action was the 20th century’s greatest invention—and it is the key to saving the earth in the 21st...

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ARCTIC ICE MELT COULD TRIGGER ...

Nov 25, 2016 by

[Translate] Scientists warn increasingly rapid melting could trigger polar ‘tipping points’ with catastrophic consequences felt as...

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CO2 TURNED INTO STONE IN ICELA...

Jun 10, 2016 by

[Translate] THE GUARDIAN Radical new technique promises a cheaper and more secure method of burying CO2 emissions underground instead...

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